Toby Walsh

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UNSW academics and researchers will engage with international writers and thinkers to share ideas, tell stories, and celebrate books.

Toby Walsh, Haris Aziz and Flora Salim

Researchers will develop solutions to tackle challenges relating to drought, environmentally harmful emissions and infectious diseases.

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Users have reported some troubling experiences with the recently released search chatbot.

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Will it give Microsoft a chance to overtake Google in the search space?

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We’re facing a significant advance in AI using methods that are not described in scientific literature, and with datasets restricted to a single for-profit company.

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Ada Lovelace said computers could not invent. But a century later, Alan Turing pointed out inventiveness in machines could be found in their capacity to produce surprising and innovative results.

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The AI leans on a particular tactic for its success. If you knew what it was, beating it would get drastically easier.

Robot dogs

The sentient, murderous humanoid robot is a complete fiction, and may never become reality. But that doesn’t mean we’re safe from autonomous weapons – they are already here.

Toby Walsh and Haris Aziz

The new flagship university-wide research institute will support the activities of over 300 UNSW researchers working across AI.

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Six UNSW Sydney projects chosen as finalists for Australia’s leading science awards.

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